Data Associate, Specialist (German) in Aachen, Germany

Amazon Kindle is a revolutionary reading device, the #1 best-selling product on all of Amazon, and one of the most innovative and fast growing businesses at Amazon. Amazon has also developed significant digital and mobile businesses including Amazon MP3, Amazon Video on Demand, IMDB, Amazon Mobile store, and Audible. In support of our commitment to enabling, expanding and enhancing interactions with our customers, Amazon is now developing speech and language technology that powers Amazon Fire TV. To support this effort we are seeking experienced full-time German Language Data Analysts to transcribe and annotate speech data.

The candidate must be capable of delivering high quality under aggressive time constraints. Specifically, the DA Specialist will:

  • Work with management on workload scheduling and deliverables

  • Provide support for data collection and reporting

  • Pilot solutions with internal support functions

  • Manage escalation on predefined tasks

  • Execute standard, small-scale projects of a larger project to improve processes, using tools or reporting to achieve quality metrics or improvements

  • Use data to drive decisions related to operational issues and highlights issues to negotiate with customers on the nonstandard expectation with manager’s support

  • Highlight issues to stakeholders as required

In this role, you will get to show your exceptional attention to detail and follow-through. You will also capitalize on your:

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to quickly analyze data to draw and present conclusions with actionable steps

  • Ability to multitask across several speech domains and work autonomously with minimum direction

This job requires a commitment of 40 hours per week. Candidate must be located in Aachen (Germany).

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Native speaker of German, with excellent spelling and grammar

  • Passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy

  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment

  • Adapt quickly to changing conventions and requirements

  • Experience with annotation and other forms of data markup

  • Strong attention to detail

AMZR Req ID: 447837